Russia’s Gazprom negotiated with Japan’s Mitsui & Co. on cooperation in liquefied natural gas projects. Gazprom and Mitsui already work together in the Sakhalin II project, which includes Russia’s first LNG plant, and on small- and mid-scale LNG. Current talks concentrated on Sakhalin II collaboration, following up from the agreement of strategic cooperation signed in December 2016 under which the two companies agreed to work on Sakhalin II project expansion and LNG bunkering.

Gazprom and Mitsui discuss LNG cooperation

Gazprom and Mitsui also discussed further collaboration on the Baltic LNG project that includes the construction of a 10-mtpa natural gas liquefaction plant near the seaport of Ust-Luga in the Leningrad Region. The project aims at countries in the Atlantic region, the Middle East, and South Asia, as well as small-scale LNG markets in the areas of the Baltic and North Seas.

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